Idiom of the Week — “get into the spirit”

Last week, all of our students (from beginning to those prepping for their TOEFL and Cambridge ESOL Exams) and staff members participated in one of the US’ favorite traditions: HALLOWEEN! Everyone got into the spirit of this “holiday” by dressing up in costume. Other ways we got in … Read more

Fernanda’s Celebrity Encounter!

Fernanda Reis, a Brazilian student who is here at EC to prepare for her Cambridge exam, had a close encounter of the celebrity kind last week when she ran into Pharrell Williams just outside of the building. Pharrell is well-known in the hip-hop community for his work with the Neptunes, N.E.R.D., an … Read more

Student of the Month – Heinz Heeb!

Our “Student of the Month” for the month of October is Heinz Heeb! Hello, my name is Heinz. I have been here since the 30th of August. The reason I’m here is just to improve my English. Miami is a nice place with a lot of things to do. You can go to the beach if the weather is good … Read more

Student Writing – Community Service (by Diego Chico)

Every month, we invite a guest to come to our school and give an academic-style lecture to the students.  Students write essays on the lecture, and a winner is chosen.  This month we have TWO winners!   All systems in all coutnries have their bad parts.  This is why there are a lot of people in … Read more

Academic Lecture — “Meeting with Officer Lamoca”

Ester Pechiai is one of our Intermediate students from Brazil.  She recently attended a lecture with the Miami Beach Police Department (MBPD).  This was Ester’s winning essay!  — Mark   First of all, I have to say that I was surprised with this opportunity.  Sometimes foreign people … Read more

New Year, New Beginings

On January 7th, 2013, EC Miami will officially open its door for its second annual school since the inception of the school last year. A new year brings on a lot of new, fun, and exciting things. EC Miami is busy preparing for the arrival of our largest class till date. The empty classrooms and hall … Read more

99 Reasons to Shop at Lincoln Road.

    EC Miami is home to some of the best shopping in Miami Beach. The world famous Lincoln Road, a few footsteps away from EC Miami, is any shoppers’ dreams come true.  Lincoln Road offers a wide range of various shops from unique boutiques to large department stores like, Macy’s. Lincoln … Read more

EC Miami’s Spicy Sauce Challenge!

Yesterday, EC Miami students were put to the ultimate test. The EC Miami staff wanted to see which one of our international students can stand up to the Miami Heat!! EC’s, Dipshika Karki and 11 EC Miami students went to lunch at LIME on Lincoln Road for an introduction on Mexican tapas. Studen … Read more

An International Art Experience

ART heard around the world. Last weekend, Dec 5th through Dec 9th, Miami Beach, Florida hosted the 12th edition of Art Basel. Art Basel is the most prestigious art show in the United States. “More than 260 leading galleries from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa will take part, s … Read more